Scio – Buster, 92,
died February 23 in Vancouver, WA. He was born in Tovey, IL.,
growing up in Illinois and New Mexico, living in Colorado then
moving to Scio in 1962. Buster served in the US Army Corps of
Engineers during WWII. Buster farmed all of his life. He enjoyed
fishing, gardening, and chasing cattle. Buster was a member of St.
Bernard’s Catholic Church in Scio and Our Lady of Lourdes
Catholic Church in Jordan. He was preceded in death by his wife
Betty Jane in 1959.
Buster is survived by
his son: Greg (CheChe) Luckini of Ridgefield, WA.; brother: Gino
(Darlene) Luckini of Scio; granddaughters: Laura (Brian)
Culver of Everett, WA., and Lisa (John) Luraghi of
Marysville, WA.; great-grandchildren; Alana, Tarina & Devin
Culver and Ellie Mae Luraghi.
Memorial service will be
Saturday, March 3, 2012 at 2:00 pm at North Santiam Funeral Chapel
in Stayton. Private interment in Our Lady of Lourdes Cemetery in
Jordan. Contributions may be made to Hospice
Southwest 100 East 33rd Street, Suite 201 PO Box 1600 Vancouver,
WA 98663. Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.